While I am not a fangirl of huge corporations, and I make a better cuppa coffee than they do, I admire the Starbucks logo. It started as such a plump sexy happy mermaid! The 1987 stylized version might be trying for more restraint, but that big oval seems to be saying LOOK this is indeed where my vulva would be! Hiya Sailor! And she is star-crowned, and has remained so into the 2011 incarnation. Yep, the Goddess is on every S.Bux cup.
This story was picked up on my favorite pop-culture blog, Jezebel. The post author consulted The Woman's Dictionary of Signs & Symbols, another favorite! Click here to read. The comments are good, too.